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98 windstar gl/3.8L--driver side under dash above the brake

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98 windstar gl/3.8L--driver side under dash above the brake pedal there is two small canister, i think they are vacuum control, but what do they control.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Jeremy replied 1 month ago.

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You are on the right track in there being a possible vacuum loss. It is best to trace from the flapper actuators to the controls for the A/C-Heat then go from there to where they join at the brake booster. Somewhere along the way you have most likely lost the vacuum.

On the canistors you are referring to, can you take a picture of them? It has just been awhile since I woked on one of those vehicles.

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